Date: 11/3/18 7:56 pm
From: Hawkcount.Org Reports <reports...>
Subject: Bake Oven Knob (03 Nov 2018) 128 Raptors
Bake Oven Knob
2 miles North of Germansville, Pennsylvania, USA
Daily Raptor Counts: Nov 03, 2018
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Species Day's Count Month Total Season Total
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Black Vulture 0 3 169
Turkey Vulture 12 45 814
Osprey 0 0 334
Bald Eagle 9 9 349
Northern Harrier 0 5 72
Sharp-shinned Hawk 29 69 3445
Cooper's Hawk 4 6 346
Northern Goshawk 0 1 14
Red-shouldered Hawk 1 2 94
Broad-winged Hawk 0 0 4281
Red-tailed Hawk 61 79 1010
Rough-legged Hawk 0 0 0
Golden Eagle 8 9 104
American Kestrel 0 0 166
Merlin 1 2 73
Peregrine Falcon 1 2 70
Unknown Accipiter 0 0 0
Unknown Buteo 0 0 2
Unknown Falcon 0 0 0
Unknown Eagle 0 0 0
Unknown Raptor 2 2 234

Total: 128 234 11577
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Observation start time: 08:00:00
Observation end time: 16:30:00
Total observation time: 6.5 hours

Official Counter: John Leskosky

Observers: Bob Astleford, Jeff Hopkins, Rob Keith

Visitors:
Steve Grunwald; Phil and Anne from Manhattan


Weather:
Visibility: 10-30 miles
Temperature: 45-50 F
Wind: 12-20 mph, NW-W
Cloud Cover: 20-100%

Raptor Observations:
BE (9): 0936a, 1016i, 1132i, 1255i, 1305a, 1309i, 1311i, 1505a, 1505a
GE (8): 0930i, 0946a, 0930a, 1410a, 1537a, 1537i, 1602a, 1602a

Non-raptor Observations:
Other migrants: Common Loon (1), Common Raven (1)
Additional species: American Crow, Eastern Bluebird, American Goldfinch

Predictions:
Patchy frost before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 54. North wind
around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the morning.
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Report submitted by Bob Hoopes (<rehoopes...>)
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www.lgnc.org


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